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Catalogue: Ground Cover
Morava vetch sown in mid-April was an effective option for weed control by brown manuring.. Field pea varieties sown in mid-May were suitable for both brown manuring and crop-topping.. NSW DPI research agronomist Luke Gaynor says there is a clear choice to make when brown manuring - either spray out the legume in early spring at the very early flat pod growth stage or wait until plants reach peak biomass to help maximise nitrogen fixation...
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Catalogue: GRDC Publications
The benefits improve crop health and crop competitive ability against weeds and the effectiveness of pre-emergent herbicides... When used as a post-emergent product, little of the herbicide gets to the roots and the control of established weeds is often very poor... benefits arise when the weed is prevented from setting seed as there are no increases to the seedbank and, as a consequence, fewer weeds in the future...
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Catalogue: GRDC Updates (West)
The project is funded by the Grain Research Development Commission, The Department of Food and Agriculture (DAFWA) and hosted by the Faculty of Natural and Agricultural Sciences, University of Western Australia (FNAS)... Crop Updates is a partnership between the Department of Agriculture and Food, Western Australia and the Grains Research & Development Corporation 134.. Brown manuring effects on a following wheat crop the central wheatbelt J. Russell, Department of Agriculture and Food, Western Australia, Northam; J. Eyres, G. Fosbery and A. Roe, ConsultAg, Northam in..
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